The table below looks at the statistics for HTTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HTTP over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank - 39 33
Contract jobs citing HTTP 0 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 1.52% 1.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 9.68% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £263 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £38.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+12.25% -8.82%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
48 62 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.78% 15.74% 19.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 28
Median daily rate £400 £393 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £263 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £467 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 4
Median hourly rate £21.50 £55.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.90% +29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £42.00 £41.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £55.75 £43.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

HTTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing HTTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

HTTP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

HTTP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HTTP across the Cambridge region.

HTTP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

HTTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HTTP across the Cambridge region.

HTTP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

HTTP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HTTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for HTTP.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL

HTTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Principal Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Principal Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC Manager
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Contracts Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL